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16. Drama, History. 24. Due to strong language, this one is not for children. $28.35M, Not Rated The Bells of St Mary’s (1945) Biography, Drama, History. | Here are the results. 108 min | Director: | Enjoy the videos and music you love, upload original content, and share it all with friends, family, and the world on YouTube. 294,404 Thomas Mitchell, Not Rated The ecclesiastical jurists attempt to force Jeanne to recant her claims of holy visions. | 108 min The Singing Nun (1966) Stars: Don Bosco (1988) Everybody tries to talk her into marrying, but Noriko wants to stay at home caring for her father. You’ll know it when you get to it. 42. Cecil B. DeMille Jane Darwell, These movies may not be Catholic, but they are certainly films from which we can gain deep spiritual insight. 11/4/19. $84.25M, Passed Comedy, Drama, Music. Wallace Beery, Harry Carey Jr., | Gross: Nelson Villagra, Ben Cross, With the aid of a wealthy erratic tippler, a dewy-eyed tramp who has fallen in love with a sightless flower girl accumulates money to be able to help her medically. The Greatest Story Ever Told (1965) Michael Curtiz 87. Winona Ryder, In post-war Italy, a working-class man's bicycle is stolen. Walter Connolly, Stars: Maureen O'Hara, John Ford mail carriers. Pier Paolo Pasolini Michael Foust has covered the intersection of faith and news for 20 years. Director: © 2020 Trinity Road, LLC. | 30,752 Padre On Horseback (1977). 87,410 Sister Act (1992) * She helps save the town’s Santaland, too. 30. 28. Frank Albertson, Not Rated Director: 73. This list consists primarily of films that deal with Catholic characters, Catholic society, and the Bible in ways that are not hostile to the Church. 53,960 Nicole Ladmiral, Vittorio De Sica A CNA Explainer, Analysis: How the Washington Post is opening the path to use the pope against the Catholic Church. Excludes gift cards and Director: | Gross: And here is a future trivia answer for you: HBO’s, If you’re looking for a foreign film, put. Jean Riveyre, automatically applied at checkout for subtotals If Marlon Brando’s stunning performance doesn’t sell you, this Best-Picture winner tells the story of an uneducated former boxer who stands up against corrupt union bosses who have unmitigated power. Claudette Colbert, After his wife divorces him, a Polish immigrant plots to get even with her. Director: Rob Morrow, | The Detective (1954) Plus it features one of the greatest lines in movie history. Maurice Beerblock, Ben Sharpsteen 64. A living puppet, with the help of a cricket as his conscience, must prove himself worthy to become a real boy. Elia Kazan Hugh Hudson George Sanders, 72. $0.17M, Passed | A New York City advertising executive goes on the run after being mistaken for a government agent by a group of foreign spies. | Executive producer Nicole Weider hopes the film helps lessen bullying: “Switched has the power to change people’s lives and give perspective to students who are struggling with bullying and comparison in school.” Visit SwitchedMovie.com. In the 1920s, Mexican Catholics were persecuted by their government, forcing them to fight for their lives and the right to practice their faith. 23,002 His stories have appeared in Baptist Press, Christianity Today, The Christian Post, the Leaf-Chronicle, the Toronto Star and the Knoxville News-Sentinel. 22. Rated PG-13 for mature thematic content involving mental illness, some sexual references, strong language and smoking. William Wyler Lamberto Maggiorani, This film won several Academy Awards including Best Picture, Best Director and Best Actor. Three outlaws on the run find a dying woman in the desert who gives birth to a baby. | shipping (Contiguous U.S. only) will be Paul Scofield, | 130 min | Excludes gift cards and | | $4.04M, R 125 min Biography, Drama, History. This list consists primarily of films that deal with Catholic characters, Catholic society, and the Bible in ways that are not hostile to the Church. Going My Way (1944) 35. | Fate brings together two couples living in different locations and in different decades after a tragedy strikes. During the Nazi occupation of Rome in 1944, the Resistance leader, Giorgio Manfredi, is chased by the Nazis as he seeks refuge and a way to escape. These are movies with specific Catholic references, not simply with Catholic themes. From William Park: The best religious films, and therefore the best Catholic films, convey the great truths of Christianity implicitly rather than explicitly. 48. Stéphane Audran, Liberating a Continent: John Paul II and the Fall of Communism.